att.pointing Attributes common to all linking elements.
Module MEI.shared
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xlink:actuate defines whether a link occurs automatically or must be requested by the user.
Status Optional
Legal values are:
load the target resource immediately.
load the target resource upon user request.
do not permit loading of the target resource.
behavior other than allowed by the other values of this attribute.
xlink:role indicates a property of the entire link. The value of the role attribute must be a URI.
Status Optional
Datatype data.URI
xlink:show defines how a remote resource is rendered.
Status Optional
Legal values are:
open in a new window.
load the referenced resource in the same window.
embed the referenced resource at the point of the link.
do not permit traversal to the referenced resource.
behavior other than permitted by the other values of this attribute.
target allows the use of one or more previously-undeclared URIs to identify an external electronic object.
Status Optional
Datatype data.URIS
targettype in contrast with the role attribute, allows the target resource to be characterized using any convenient classification scheme or typology.
Status Optional
Datatype xsd:NMTOKEN
xlink:title contains a human-readable description of the entire link.
Status Optional

MEI Guidelines Version 2.1.1

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